Mechanical Fitter

NEW OPPORTUNITY- Mechanical Fitter- Scunthorpe
HAYS Engineering are proud to be partnering with Liberty Merchant Bar PLC. One of the UK's largest hot rolled steel manufacturer of Steel Merchant Bar. With annual capacity in excess of 300,000 tonnes the business supplies customers across the UK and Europe with hot rolled steel bar products.

With 30 years’ experience within their field, they offer first class products, customer service and after-sales support.Their product range is extensive and all products are manufactured to the highest of standards.

Due to their continued growth and success, they are looking to recruit an Mechanical Fitter to join their existing loyal and established team,.

Your new role
As Mechanical Fitter you will form part of the Mechanical department, working on a 3 shift rota and in a team managing the day to day maintenance of the plant and their associated equipment.

You’ll adhere to health, safety and quality standards on site. You will be a self-starting individual, someone who can problem solve and actively seek out efficient ways of improving plant and machine reliability. You will ensure planned preventative and reactive maintenance tasks are completed efficiently, resulting in limited down time and increased production productivity, whilst committing to long-term continuous improvement.

Typical duties will include:

  • PPM’s
  • Reactive maintenance and responding to breakdowns
  • Working on a broad range of equipment including pressure systems, process water systems, overhead cranes and various mechanical drives.
  • Inspection of mechanical systems, equipment and components
  • Identify hazards, defects and repairs
  • Installation, modifications and decommissioning
  • Accurate record keeping and seamless handover

What you'll need to succeed

  • Time served Mechanical fitter that has completed a recognised Mechanical apprenticeship
  • Technically competent with knowledge of hydraulic, pneumatic, machining and maintenance welding.
  • Experience working in medium or heavy manufacturing environments
  • Able to read and utilise engineering drawings to assist with component assembly and fault finding techniques on equipment
  • Knowledge and exposure to a wide range of industrial plant and machinery
  • A good understanding of site safety, including permit to work procedures and adhering to company policies

What you'll get in return
Basic Salary up to £29,000 plus shift allowance and company benefits

Shift patterns include:
  • 6am- 2pm
  • 2pm-10pm
  • 10pm-6am

Click 'Apply Now' to register your interest or for a confidential conversation about your employment search, please contact Karly Clark on 01472 330132, mobile 07802200492 or email:


Job type:
Manufacturing & Production
Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire
Basic salary £29,000 + shift allowance + company benefits
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Talk to Karly Clark, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Grimsby

Ground Floor, Unit 2, Acorn Business Park, Moss Road, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, United Kingdom, DN32 0LW

Telephone: 01472 330132

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